painted beauty


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Noun1.Painted beauty - American butterfly having dark brown wings with white and golden orange spotspainted beauty - American butterfly having dark brown wings with white and golden orange spots
brush-footed butterfly, four-footed butterfly, nymphalid, nymphalid butterfly - medium to large butterflies found worldwide typically having brightly colored wings and much-reduced nonfunctional forelegs carried folded on the breast
genus Vanessa, Vanessa - painted beauty and red admiral
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It's worth making the trip to the showroom to see this Stars 'n' Stripes painted beauty.
But many don't know the true price of painted beauty, according to a recent Environmental Working Group report.
But the painted beauty, worth 85 percentage points against the UK best caught nine years ago in South Wales, is the ray Steve really wanted - it wins him a Shakespeare Ugly Stik 12ft beachcasting rod.